reg·​is·​trant | \ ˈre-jə-strənt How to pronounce registrant (audio) \

Definition of registrant

: one that registers or is registered

Examples of registrant in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Other measures in the package include a new law allowing candidates who have lost primaries to be removed from ballots as candidates for different parties and another increasing election district registrant enrollment from 1,150 to 2,000. Tribune News Service, Arkansas Online, 18 July 2021 The website, whose registrant remains unclear, contained about 4,900 workers’ full names, birthdates, employee numbers and vaccination details, including shot dates, specific dose information and whether employees had declined an injection. Matt Stiles, Los Angeles Times, 16 July 2021 An after-party will be held at Thorn Brewing Company for all 21-and-up racers; each registrant receives a free beer taster. San Diego Union-Tribune, 23 June 2021 Each registrant gets a welcome packet including a gift, and the chance to earn prizes. oregonlive, 14 Apr. 2021 No registrant ever actually buys a domain name from the registry. Michael Gargiulo, Forbes, 18 Mar. 2021 Once a reservation is confirmed, the registrant will receive a follow-up email with appointment information. Peggy O’hare, San Antonio Express-News, 9 Feb. 2021 West, a late registrant to the presidential race running as an Independent candidate, isn't on the ballot in many states. Lucas Aulbach, The Courier-Journal, 14 Oct. 2020 One day, the very optional sign-in sheet in Brooklyn records only one tenant, Shadow Zill, who elsewhere can be found only as a registrant in a Queens bowling league, and whose name is just the same word in English and Arabic. Rafil Kroll-zaidi, Harper's Magazine, 15 Sep. 2020

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First Known Use of registrant

1868, in the meaning defined above

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“Registrant.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 15 Oct. 2021.

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reg·​is·​trant | \ ˈre-jə-strənt How to pronounce registrant (audio) \

Legal Definition of registrant

: a person who registers or is registered


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